Illinois State Police

Terence Doddy (Illinois State Police photo)

Illinois State Police Investigators Seek Public’s Help in Death Investigation

A report of an unresponsive female Tuesday night at the Willow Creek Rest stop was made by a rest stop attendant.


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Truck Hits Train Near Granite City

Illinois State Police say pick-up’s brakes may have failed


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Slain Motorcyclist Identified

Illinois State Police have joined the probe into the murder of a 43-year-old Pontoon Beach man who apparently was shot in the head while riding his motorcycle.



Motorcyclist Gunned Down in Granite City

Illinois State Police say they have a 23-year-old male suspect in custody



Seat Belt Enforcement Begins On Illinois Highways

The goal is to prevent highway deaths in the state, which now stand at about 245 for the year.


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Illinois State Police Instructors Improperly Certified Applicants

Two Illinois State Patrol Firearms instructors are being forced to stop teaching after they gave almost 100 students certificates who had not earned them.


Willow Long's body was discovered near her Illinois hometown in September days after hundreds of volunteers scoured the area searching for the missing 7 year old.

Willow Long’s Mom Pleads Guilty to Obstruction

The mother of a 7-year-old Illinois girl who authorities say was stabbed to death by her uncle was sentenced to 120 days in jail.


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Ill. Concealed Carry Applications To Begin Sunday

However, it could be months before applicants are allowed to actually carry the firearms.


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IL Drivers Shouldn’t Be “Ringing In” New Year on Cells

A cell phone call could be costly for some Illinois drivers this New Year. Fines are up to a judge but can range from $60 to $140.


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Illinois State Police Ready For Concealed Carry Law

Permit applications will be available online January 5, 2014.